|Home Movie: Can 11314: John Rieder Collection: From the Atlantic to the Blue Pacific|
Home movie shot by John Rieder, probably resident of Brooklyn, New York, ca. mid-1950s. Includes scenes shot from westbound transcontinental flight on American Airlines; Sunnyvale, California; many scenes in and around San Francisco; Lake Tahoe; Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada.
Keywords: Home movies; Travel and tourism; Airplanes; Aircraft; Roadtrips; Aerial cinematography; Sunnyvale; San Francisco; Bridges; Lake Tahoe; Yosemite; Sierra Nevada; Mountains
Downloads: 1,795 (1 review)
|Bridging San Francisco Bay - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Building the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
Keywords: Infrastructure: Bridges; San Francisco: Infrastructure; Occupations: Ironworkers
Downloads: 44,324 (9 reviews)
Travelogue documentary distributed by RKO Radio Pictures and produced by the Van Beuren Corporation. Part of the World on Parade series.
Keywords: Travelogues; Infrastructure: Water; Infrastructure: Roads and Bridges; Sustainability; Cities: U.S; New York; Manhattan; Homeless
Downloads: 7,081 (3 reviews)
|San Francisco World's Fair|
News Parade newsreel footage of the San Francisco World's Fair in 1939, the Golden Gate International Exposition. The fair was intended to celebrate the opening of two bridges, the Golden Gate and the Bay Bridge. It was held on Treasure Island. 0551 PA8123 San Francisco World's Fair (The News Parade)
Keywords: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939; Newsreels; News Parade; Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge; Treasure Island; Infrastructure: Bridges
Downloads: 15,830 (4 reviews)